Parental Leave Pay

Additional payments and support

As a new parent, you may be able to get other payments and support.

After your baby is born you may be able to get financial support for the costs of child care.

If you’re on a low income, you may be able to get:

Your partner may be able to get Dad and Partner Pay.

If your child is with disability

You may be eligible for additional payments and services:

Other support

We also provide support with living costs such as:

To find help for new parents in your area go to the Payment and Service Finder.

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Page last updated: 13 May 2019